F-35C Developmental Test Phase 2
29 January 2016
The F-35 Carrier Suitability Test Team deploys two F-35Cs aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69) for DT-II.
Semper Lightning: F-35 Flight Control System
9 December 2015
In this first of a two-part article, Lockheed Martin test pilot Dan Canin discusses fly-by-wire, generally, and focuses on some features of the F-35’s control laws from a pilot’s perspective.
Japan’s F-2 Support Fighter
12 November 2015
The F-2 Support Fighter is a single-engine multirole fighter aircraft operated by the Japan Air Self Defense Force, or JASDF.
United Kingdom F-35B Testing
27 October 2015
No 17(R) Test and Evaluation Squadron is the United Kingdom's premier unit for developing and realizing the potential of the Lightning II.
F-35 Diverterless Supersonic Inlet Testing
14 October 2015
The unassuming fuselage bump performs miracles that only aeronautical engineers fully appreciate.
Outstanding Photos Of 2015
8 October 2015
Some of the best aircraft images of 2015.
Design Evolution Of The F-22 Raptor
24 September 2015
The official beginning of the ATF program usually traces to 1981. But studies for an advanced tactical fighter began in the early 1970s.
F-35 Identification 101
15 September 2015
Distinguishing one F-35 variant from another can be confusing. The A, B, and C models, after all, look similar. Here are some tips.
Air Dominance, Alaska Style
4 September 2015
The Elmo Raptor drivers are uniquely situated for both training and potential conflict areas.
F-117 Nighthawk Memories
24 August 2015
Recollections from the people who developed, flew, and maintained the F-117